Brett Fraser

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Brett Fraser
Personal information
Full name Brett Michael Fraser
National team  Cayman Islands
Born (1989-08-28) August 28, 1989 (age 29)
George Town, Cayman Islands
Height 6 ft 2 in (1.88 m)
Weight 185 lb (84 kg)
Sport
Sport Swimming
Strokes Freestyle
Club Stingray Swim Club
College team University of Florida

Brett Michael Fraser (born August 28, 1989) is a competition swimmer and Pan American Games gold medalist from the Cayman Islands. At the 2008 Summer Olympics, Fraser and his older brother, Shaune Fraser, were two of the three flag-bearers for the Cayman Islands.[citation needed] He competed in the 200 m backstroke.[1]

At the 2012 Summer Olympics, he was flagbearer for the Cayman Islands at the opening ceremony. He competed in the 50 m, 100 m and 200 m freestyle events.[1]

At the 2014 Commonwealth Games, he competed in the 50 m butterfly and the 50 m freestyle.[2]

Like his older brother, Fraser accepted an athletic scholarship to attend the University of Florida in Gainesville, Florida, United States, where he swam for coach Gregg Troy's Florida Gators swimming and diving team in National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA) and Southeastern Conference (SEC) competition from 2008 to 2011.[3]

At the 2011 Pan American Games in Guadalajara, Mexico, Fraser won the gold medal in the men's 200-meter freestyle with a time of 1:47.18.

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Olympic Games
Preceded by
Ronald Forbes
Flagbearer for  Cayman Islands
London 2012
Succeeded by
Ronald Forbes
  1. ^ a b "Brett Fraser Bio, Stats, and Results". Olympics at Sports-Reference.com. Retrieved 2018-08-08. 
  2. ^ "Glasgow 2014 - Brett Fraser Profile". g2014results.thecgf.com. Retrieved 2018-08-08. 
  3. ^ Gatorzone.com, Men's Swimming & Diving, Brett Fraser. Retrieved July 14, 2010.